Nigerian arrested in Himachal, 65 g cocaine seized

A Nigerian national has been arrested and 65 g cocaine, costing approximately Rs 4 lakh in the international black market, was recovered from him at Kullu town here, police said on Friday.

Last Updated: Aug 02, 2013, 18:35 PM IST

Shimla: A Nigerian national has been arrested and 65 g cocaine, costing approximately Rs 4 lakh in the international black market, was recovered from him at Kullu town here, police said on Friday.
Marvelous Osaze (41) was arrested on suspicion last evening and on search, 65 g cocaine was found in the bag he was carrying, investigating officer Shiv Singh said.
Osaze told police he had arrived Kullu from Delhi yesterday and had procured the drug from Delhi, Singh said, adding that the Nigerian Embassy had been informed about the incident.

PTI